Links for you. Science:
TechBlog: The nanopore toolbox
Bad Cells. So Many Bad Cells. (wrote about this here three years ago; nothing has changed)
Long-Term Field Studies Explain Why These American Woodpeckers Are Communists
UF researcher identifies new invasive ant in Florida
‘Impossible To Save’: Scientists Are Watching China’s Glaciers Disappear
How every investor lost money on Trump Tower Toronto (but Donald Trump made millions anyway)
Louisiana Sheriff Wants ‘Good’ Prisoners To Stay Jailed For Their Free Labor
Genocide in Iraq: When Local Sunni Became ISIS and Slaughtered Their Neighbors (must-read)
How Can the DNC Be So Clueless?
The Battle That Created Germany
Air Force could recall as many as 1,000 retired pilots to address serious shortage
What the Hell Happened in Niger?
How the 1967 mayoral race changed Boston (dog whistle politics are nothing new)
Norman Rockwell’s heirs seek to block sale of artwork
Todd Rundgren Talks Spoofing Bruce Springsteen and Seeing Meat Loaf Propose With a Salmon While Producing ‘Bat Out of Hell’
There is a shortage of primary care physicians (PCPs) in the US.
Coin stash that puts new spin on China’s 100 years of humiliation
Now Amazon wants to break the bank
Senate Advances Judicial Nominee With History Of Restricting Voting Rights
Nationalize the Pubs
The Necessity of Questioning the Military